Beyond thrice nine lands and under the eaves of our Hedgespoken travelling theatre housetruck the frost has been jewelling the cobwebs stitched there, and all along these cold hedgerows the gorse and holly and quiet hazels have also been royally crowned by the jewels of winter.
Dear friends Here – at last! – is a long-overdue update for you on our progress, as well as an entreaty for your help as we enter…… Read more “The Hedgespoken December 2015 video update!”
We know you’re all wondering. What happens if we go past the £25,000 mark?! What happens if – through your generosity and support – we find that…… Read more “The Big Question”
So why do we want to travel? Why do we want to live an unrooted uncertain life on wheels? There are many many considerations and questions and dreams that taking to the road brings forth…
Smickelgrim masks are made from local oak-tanned leather and hand-crafted and moulded one by one. Hand-cut and dyed and painted, I finish them off with my own secret-recipe Smickelgrim mask-wax. How many can you spot in the Hedgespoken film, alongside so many other beautiful masks of various origins?
We know that a lot of our friends and supporters don’t really have too many pennies to rub together. Many of us live on the margins of things and are used to making do, being creative with scarce finances and living lives that are soul-rich, but cash-poor.
So, how can you best help us if you’re staring at the Queen on your last fiver, wondering where the next one’s coming from? Or even when you’re doing fine, but it’s all accounted for and taken up by the many, many financially-draining tentacles of modern living?
And so! Here we are on the first day of our Hedgespoken crowdfunding campaign, having already raised £4395!! We are stunned and excited and so grateful to…… Read more “The story begins…”